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The Poetic Edda: Mythological poems

Ursula Dronke - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 443 pages
This volume presents a wholly new edition of five of the most brilliant and celebrated poems of the Poetic Edda: 'The Sibyl's Prophecy', 'The Rigmarole of Rigr', 'Wayland's ...
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Myth and Fiction in Early Norse Lands

Ursula Dronke - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 313 pages
The first group of essays in this volume explores the links between early Norse literature, from the 9th to the 13th century, and the learned world of medieval Europe. In the ...
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Tamil heroic poems

English poetry - 1973 - 136 pages
Comprises selected verses from the Pur̲apporuḷ veṇpāmālai, verse work on Tamil prosody, by Aiyanarithanar, and the Pur̲anān̲ūr̲u, Sangam anthology on war themes.
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Phil Earle - Juvenile Fiction - 2013 - 304 pages
'For the past five weeks I'd prayed that I'd never see my brother's name spelt out in poppies. In the weeks that followed I often wished I had.' Jammy and Sonny McGann are ...
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Learning and understanding in the Old Norse world: essays in honour of ...

Margaret Clunies Ross, Judy Quinn, Kate Heslop, Tarrin Wills - History - 2007 - 456 pages
This volume presents twenty essays by leading scholars of Old Norse which bring into focus the nature of learned traditions - both oral and written - in medieval Scandinavia ...
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